2 Day 1 night Singapore Stopover
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Singapore Stopover: Your 2 Days 1 Night (2D1N) Itinerary




May 18, 2023

Singapore, also known as the ultimate food paradise, has been hailed as the most ideal destination for a stopover.

With its compact size and efficient transportation, you can almost guarantee you can get to the best attractions and its amazing food in just a short time. In this 2 Days 1 Night (2D1N) itinerary, we'll take you on a whirlwind tour of Singapore's most iconic sights, tantalizing flavors, and cultural experiences. So, grab your cameras, pack your appetite, and let's dive into the best of what Singapore has to offer!

Best Hotels in Singapore for every Budget:

Singapore offers a wide range of accommodation options, catering to every budget and preference. Whether you're seeking luxury, comfort, or affordability, there's a hotel that suits your needs perfectly.

Luxury Escapes:
For those looking for opulent experiences, the iconic Marina Bay Sands is a symbol of extravagance, with its sky-high infinity pool and stunning city views.

Mid-Range Comfort:
If you're seeking a balance between comfort and affordability, the Village Hotel Katong, nestled in the vibrant Katong neighborhood, offers a blend of cultural heritage and contemporary comforts.

Budget-Friendly Options:
Ibis Budget Hotel Bugis is a great option for budget-conscious travelers seeking comfortable accommodations without compromising on convenience Situated in the vibrant Bugis district, the hotel puts you right in the heart of the action. Visit https://www.citytours.sg/ to book your hotel with just a few clicks.

Singapore Hotel Stays Package

Travelling From Changi Airport To The City

By Train:
If you opt for the MRT (Mass Rapid Transit), Singapore's efficient train system, you can easily access the train stations from either Terminal 2 or Terminal 3. To reach the city center, you'll need to make a transfer at Tanah Merah station and board the train headed towards Joo Koon.

By Bus:
Bus stops can be found at the basement bus bays of all terminals, offering another mode of transportation. For a more leisurely journey, you can take the public bus service 36/36A to the city. Keep in mind that traveling by bus may take longer compared to the train, but it offers the advantage of a higher likelihood of finding a seat during your commute.

By Car:
Hire a private car charter for your transfers to/from Changi Airport. Definitely recommended if you've early morning/late night flights! Arrange a pick up from the airport to your hotel on our website here: https://www.citytours.sg/ 

Singapore Changi Airport

Day 1

Singapore Classic Kaya Coffee Toast Set

Indulge in a Local Breakfast (1 hr)

Start your day with a traditional Singaporean breakfast of toast slathered in butter and kaya, soft-boiled eggs, and a strong cup of coffee. It’s a hit with the locals as well as tourists, so you really can’t go wrong with this. Kaya jam is made from coconut milk, eggs, and sugar and is totally delicious. Also, we couldn’t recommend Ya Kun Kaya enough. Their food is simply to die for.

Grab your Ya Kun breakfast here coupled with a fun morning ride around the city on the Funvee Open-Top bus: https://citytours.sg/promotion/detail/553-funvee-open-top-bus-tour-with-singapore-classic-breakfast

Continue your day at Gardens by the Bay (2hrs)

Gardens by the bay Singapore Avatar Experience

Immerse yourself in the stunning beauty of Gardens by the Bay. Explore the Flower Dome, the world's largest glass greenhouse, housing an incredible array of exotic plants. Don't miss the Cloud Forest, a mist-filled tropical paradise featuring the world's tallest indoor waterfall. Take a leisurely stroll through the Supertree Grove and marvel at the futuristic tree-like structures.

But what really sets Gardens by the Bay apart is its Avatar experience which ends soon on 30 June 2023! Inspired by the blockbuster movie, this multimedia show takes visitors on a thrilling journey through a mystical world of plants, light, and sound. You'll be immersed in a world of wonder as you witness stunning projections, choreographed fountains, and dazzling special effects. It's a truly unique and unforgettable experience that's sure to leave you spellbound.

Grab your special online deal for your Avatar experience here: https://citytours.sg/promotion/detail/143-gardens-by-the-bay-flower-dome-cloud-forest-with-avatar-the-experience 

Discover the Cultural Enclave of Kampong Glam (2hrs):

Singapore Sultan Mosque Arab Street

Grab our FunVee Hop on and off package and alight at Kampong Glam, Singapore’s historic Malay-Muslim quarter. Explore the vibrant streets lined with colorful shophouses, boutique stores, and trendy cafes. Visit the majestic Sultan Mosque, a beautiful architectural marvel. Don’t forget to explore Haji Lane, a narrow alley adorned with street art and indie boutiques.

Lunch time at Arab Street:
Indulge in the aromatic flavors of Arab Street, which lies between Victoria Street and Beach Road in the Kampong Glam area. From succulent kebabs to rich biryanis and delectable desserts, this neighborhood offers a culinary adventure.

Board the famous DUKW tour (1hr)

Captain Explorer DUKW Tour (DUCK Tour)

Once you’ve got some food in your bellies, hop on the Funvee bus and alight at Marina Square and head over to board the famous DUKW tour - it’s a fully guided 1 hour tour where you ride a Vietnam War era vehicle that takes you round the city both on land and on water. It’s a great way to get up close with several landmarks such as the Merlion, Marina Bay Sands and the Singapore Flyer! The best timing is to board the 5.30pm boat where you can see the transition of the skyline to sunset. Grab your special deal tickets here.

Soar 165 meters above ground level (1-2hrs)

Singapore Flyer Package

Imagine soaring 165 meters above ground level, enjoying 360-degree views of Marina Bay, the Central Business District, and beyond. The Singapore Flyer is a must-visit attraction for anyone who wants to see Singapore from a different perspective.

At the base of the Singapore Flyer, you'll find the Time Capsule, a symbol of Singapore's progress and aspirations. This unique structure was created in honor of Singapore's 40th National Day and it's a fascinating glimpse into Singapore's history and culture.

You can grab a Combo Package that gives you access to the Singapore Flyer and Time capsule along with the DUKW ride. Book online for 20% off! 

Explore Chinatown (2hrs):

Singapore Chinatown

As the day transitions to evening, hop on our Funvee Bus and make your way to Chinatown, a bustling district that's rich in history and culture. Visit the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, an impressive structure housing sacred artifact. Wander along the streets and browse through the vibrant markets, offering everything from traditional handicrafts to trendy souvenirs.

Dinner at Maxwell Food Centre:

Singapore Food Centre

Your stopover in Singapore is not complete without experiencing its world-famous hawker centers. Indulge in a mouth-watering dinner at Maxwell Food Centre, an iconic hawker center renowned for its diverse range of mouth-watering dishes and vibrant atmosphere.

Several hawker stalls at Maxwell Food Centre have gained legendary status, attracting both locals and visitors from around the world. Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice, with its tender chicken and fragrant rice, has earned a reputation as one of the best chicken rice stalls in Singapore.

Day 2:
Sentosa Island Adventure:

Kick-start your second day by heading to Sentosa Island, a playground of fun and entertainment. Explore Universal Studios Singapore, which brings blockbuster movies to life, offering thrilling rides, live shows, and immersive experiences. The trip to Universal Studios would give you a fulfilling morning.

Lunch at Siloso Beach

Located on Siloso Beach, Coastes offers a casual and laid-back beachfront dining experience. Feast on their delectable selection of burgers, sandwiches, salads, and seafood while enjoying the stunning views of the sea. With its relaxed atmosphere and beachside setting, Coastes is perfect for a leisurely lunch.

Then relax and unwind at Siloso Beach, one of Sentosa's pristine sandy stretches. Bask in the tropical sun, take a dip in the crystal-clear waters, or try your hand at various water sports and beach activities.

Back to the City: Discover Singapore's History at National Museum of Singapore

Immerse yourself in Singapore's rich history at the National Museum of Singapore. Uncover the nation's heritage through captivating exhibits, interactive displays, and thought-provoking galleries.

Ending the day with Funvee Night Tour

FunVee Singapore Night Tour

To end your evening, we have just the activity for you - our Funvee Night Tour.

This unique tour takes you on a thrilling adventure through the city's most iconic landmarks and attractions, all from the comfort of a colorful open-top bus. You'll travel through the city's bustling streets, soaking up the electric atmosphere and experiencing the city in a whole new light.

But the fun doesn’t stop there! Catch the beautiful Rhapsody Light Show at the Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay, and then take a relaxing River Cruise along the Singapore River - all on ONE ticket!

Grab yours here and save 20%: https://citytours.sg/promotion/detail/556-singapore-funvee-night-tour

There’s just so much diversity in attractions and food in Singapore that it’s always worth a short stopover for a 2 Days 1 night trip if you’re in the area. 

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